New England Public Radio (88.5 FM WFCR and 640AM WNNZ) seeks an experienced, energetic, well organized and highly motivated sales professional to join our Corporate Marketing team. Ideally, this individual will be a public radio listener and supporter.
Sales Rep. is required to work independently, service existing clients, develop new prospects, maintain client database, assess client needs and secure underwriting contracts. Responsible for development of on-air mentions that both highlight the underwriter and meet with FCC regulations.
Cover letter and resume may be emailed to email@example.com (Please note Sales Rep. Search in the subject line) or mailed to Sales Rep. Search, WFCR, Hampshire House, 131 County Circle, Amherst MA 01003.
As part of the national public broadcasting system, New England Public Radio brings its 156,600 weekly listeners acclaimed news and entertainment programs like All Things Considered and Morning Edition, A Prairie Home Companion and Car Talk. Our locally produced programs feature classical, jazz, and world music, and our own award-winning regional news.
Our mission is to provide the area with diverse news, information, music and cultural programs of the highest quality. New England Public Radio is committed to programs that entertain, educate, and inform in a lively, provocative, varied, and sensitive way. We help listeners explore and enjoy the world around them and enhance the quality of their lives.
Opportunities are available in News, Production, Marketing and AudioFiles. These opportunities are designed with two purposes in mind: to provide experience in the area of interest and to help NEPR meet its operational needs. New England Public Radio will conduct an initial screening of applicants and contact finalists for in-person interviews.
New England Public Radio offers 15 paid internships per year at the Five Colleges Studios at UMass Amherst for students from UMass Amherst and Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke and Smith Colleges. Unpaid internships are available during the summer for students who don’t attend one of these schools.
In addition, New England Public Radio offers unpaid news internships for students from Springfield area colleges at our Springfield Studio located at 44 Hampden Street in Springfield, MA.